Position: A&P Technician

Location:

  • Winterset, IA (Central, Iowa)

Requirements:

  • A&P License, 1-3 years general aviation experience

Description:

Excellent opportunity to work with a small FBO that is expanding. This position is for a full-time aircraft technician. Opportunity to advance within company likely for the right candidate. We are headquartered at the Winterset Airport, and looking to open second location soon.

  • Entry level aircraft technician position, experience with general aviation aircraft required. Turbine experience a plus.
  • Maintain aircraft IAW FAR’S, learn and use maintenance software for aircraft maintenance
  • Maintain aircraft IAW Winterset Aviation Policies
  • Become familiar with Winterset Aviation procedures
  • Be positive, work as a team, maintain excellent communication with others
  • Create logbook entries, and AD compliance reports
  • Travel (5% or less) for aircraft maintenance

Start Date:

As soon as possible

Wages/Hours/Benefits:

  • Starting Pay: To be discussed at interview
  • Full-Time
  • Hour lunch break
  • Major holidays off
  • 4 hours paid time off per month
  • 90 day probationary period (No benefits)
  • Yearly Evaluations
  • Benefits to be discussed at interview. We are flexible and can offer benefits or discuss increase in pay.

For inquires contact: Michael Sawyer, 515-462-1811, msawyer@phalanxaviation.com

Position: Director of Maintenance

Location: Winterset Airport, Winterset, IA (West Des Moines, IA)

Requirements:

  • Must have minimum 3 years experience with inspection authorization endorsement. Prefer 2 years working on small general aviation aircraft (12,500.00 or under).  Individual must exhibit professionalism and excellent people skills. Many opportunities to gain business experience and grow within a small aviation company.

Description of Position:

  • Maintain aircraft IAW FAR’S
  • Maintain aircraft IAW Winterset Aviation Policies
  • Keep shop organized
  • Manage A&P technicians’ as needed
  • Become familiar with Winterset Aviation procedures
  • Maintain Winterset Aviation parts department when needed
  • Effectively communicate with clients for scheduling
  • Be positive, work as a team, maintain excellent communication with others
  • Create logbook entries, and AD compliance reports
  • Travel (5% or less) for aircraft maintenance

Start Date:

  • As soon as possible

Wages/Hours/Benefits:

  • Starting Pay: To be discussed at interview (profit sharing available)
  • Full Time Salary Position
  • Two 15 minute breaks (paid)
  • hour lunch break
  • Company clothing provided
  • Major Holidays off
  • 4 hours paid time off per month
  • 90 day probationary period (no benefits, pay at 17.50)
  • Yearly evaluations
  • 10% off flight training
  • Benefits to be discussed at interview. We are flexible and can offer benefits or discuss increase in pay.
  • For inquires contact: Michael Sawyer, 515-462-1811, msawyer@phalanxaviation.com

Position: Line Service Technician

Location: Winterset Airport, Winterset, IA (West Des Moines, IA)

Requirements:

  • Must have mechanical background, position valid US drivers license, have great people skills

Description:

  • Tow aircraft in and out of hangars. Tow aircraft on ramp. Secure aircraft after landing
  • Perform maintenance to ground service equipment including aircraft tugs, company cars, and other equipment
  • Fuel aircraft, perform fuel inventory reports, order fuel
  • Marshal and park incoming aircraft, assist pilots after landing
  • Assist Director of Maintenance with part ordering, and inventory
  • Clean company aircraft
  • Clean lobby area, and shop area

Start Date:

As soon as possible

Wages/Hours/Benefits:

  • Starting Pay: To be discussed at interview
  • Part-Time
  • Company provided clothing
  • Major holidays off
  • 2 hours paid time off per month
  • 90 day probationary period (No benefits)
  • Yearly Evaluations
  • 10% off aircraft rental

For inquires contact: Michael Sawyer, 515-462-1811, msawyer@phalanxaviation.com